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Museum of Performance and Design
by Anthony, Earle C.; Kales, Arthur
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Description : The Bohemian Grove is owned by The Bohemian Club in San Francisco, a private men's club founded in 1872, by a group of newspapermen and artists. Every July for two weeks, some of the richest and most powerful men in the world including U.S. Presidents and other world leaders gather at the Bohemian Grove, a 2,700 acre campground in Monte Rio, Calif. The Club is so exclusive that at one point the waiting list for membership was reportedly 33 years long! Source : 2 Reels of 2: Film:...
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Topic: californiarevealed
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Note : Ends abruptly. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape: reel-to-reel Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Anna Halprin. Anna Halprin has given the Museum of Performance + Design permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase...
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Museum of Performance and Design
by Dance Spectrum; Demystavision
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A212087 . Carlos Carvajal is a renowned San Francisco Bay Area-based Filipino dancer and choreographer, affiliated with groups such as San Francisco Ballet, his company Dance Spectrum, and World Arts West's Ethnic Dance Festival Video by Demystavision. Videographers Bill Bathurst, Ron Blanchette, Jed Handler. Features Carlos Carvajal's Dance Spectrum performing...
Topics: californiarevealed, Carvajal, Carlos, 1931-, Carlos Carvajal's Dance Spectrum
Source: 1/2 inch videotape: 1 Tape of 1
Museum of Performance and Design
by Oakland Ballet Company; Demystavision
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A212055 . Oakland Ballet Company was founded in 1965 by local dancer/choreographer Ronn Guidi. The company gained recognition in part from its historical reconstructions of ballets from the legendary Ballets Russes of Serge Diaghilev; the mounting of classic works of Americana; and presenting contemporary choreography works. The company remains active to present day....
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Source: 1/2 inch videotape: 1 Tape of 1
Museum of Performance and Design
by Satir, Virginia; Demystavision
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A211926 . Virginia Satir was a prominent writer and therapist and considered a pioneer in family therapy. She founded the Mental Research Institute in Palo Alto, California and lived in the San Francisco Bay Area when she died in 1988. Video by Demystavision. Videographers Bill Bathurst, Ron Blanchette, Jed Handler. Features therapist Virginia Satir. 014.035.539:...
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Source: Betamax: 2 Tapes of 2
Museum of Performance and Design
by Pocket Opera
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Note : Music plays under color bars until program begins at 00:00:37. Call Number : 993.090.100 Source : 1 Tape of 1: ED-Beta Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Pocket Opera. Pocket Opera has given the Museum of Performance + Design permission to provided access tot he digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some...
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Museum of Performance and Design
by Sidbury, Mercy
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Description : Gentry talks about her life as a dancer, choreographer, and participant in the early days of modern dance in San Francisco, New York, and Santa Fe. Also, she talks about her studies of Laban notation and the Pilates method. Marta Graham, Hanya Holm, Doris Humphrey, Ann Mundstock, and Joseph Pilate are some of the people she talks about in the interview. Additional Description : Interview conducted for the Legacy Oral History Project. Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by...
Topics: californialightandsound, californiapreservationservice, Lab notation, Dance notation, Exercise,...
Source: 4 Tapes of 4: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Museum of Performance and Design
by World Arts West; Demystavision
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A211892 . Started in 1978, the San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival is the first multicultural, city-sponsored ethnic dance festival in America. These recordings are from the inaugural presentation of the festival, which continues to present day. Video by Demystavision. Videographers Bill Bathurst, Ron Blanchette, Jed Handler. Features auditions and performances from...
Topics: californiarevealed, World Arts West, San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival
Source: Betamax: 4 Tapes of 4
Museum of Performance and Design
by Demystavision
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A211972 . Demystavision was a videographer company with local San Francisco Bay Area-based videographers Bill Bathurst, Ron Blanchette, and Jed Handler. Their collection of recordings from the 1970s to the 1990s capture a variety of San Francisco Bay Area performances, festivals, concerts lectures, and installations, among others, allowing access to works and...
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Source: 1/2 inch videotape: 1 Tape of 1
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Note : In part 1 the program begins at 00:01:49. Left channel audio drops out at 01:00:00. In part 2 the program begins at 00:01:52. At 01:24:03 there are color bars and then a new recording begins; audio is louder. Part 2 ends abruptly at 01:49:56. Additional Title :Program I of III: Performed on June 9, 10, and 11 Description : Part 1 of 2: Introduction (starts at 00:01:50) Mevlevi Order of America (starts at 00:02:20) Tarangini School of Kathak Dance (starts at 00:17:10) Sri Susilowati...
Topics: californialightandsound, San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival, Dance, Dance companies, Music and...
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by World Arts West
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Additional Title : Program III of III: Performed on June 21 and 22 (matinee performed on June 23 with separate cast) Description : Tape 1 of 5 Neva Russian Dance Ensemble (starts at 00:00:55) Miyagi Ryu Ohtori no Kai U.S.A. (starts at 00:09:10) Ballet Folklorico Ensambles de San Francisco (starts at 00:21:10) Zhou Hui, principal dancer of the Chinese Performing Artists of America (starts at 00:30:10) Ku'uipo 'Anela 'O Kalani (starts at 00:36:35) Group Petite La Croix (starts at 00:47:05) Kala...
Topics: californialightandsound, Dance, Dance companies, Music and dance, Dance festivals, Folk dancing,...
Museum of Performance and Design
by Watanabe, June
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Description : Taped at Headlands for the Arts. June Watanabe (b. 1939) has created contemporary dance theater works and collaborated with distinguished artists from diverse disciplines including taiko master Seiichi Tanaka and the Kronos Quartet, visual artists like Ruth Asawa and Sandra Woodall, and choreographers Remy Charlip, Alonzo King, and Ed Mock. Her work incorporates and illuminates the Japanese American experience and explores ritualistic formalities, and womanhood. She is the...
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A211764 . The Angels of Light were a free theatre group formed in early 1971 in San Francisco by Hibiscus (aka George Harris Jr). They gave spectacular free shows in local theatres and performance spaces in both San Francisco and New York gaining a cult following in the process. The free aspect of the performance referred to both the style and absent admission fee....
Topics: californiarevealed, Angels of Light (Theater group)
Source: Betamax: 3 Tapes of 3
Museum of Performance and Design
by Angels of Light Free Theater; Demystavision
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A211978 . The Angels of Light were a free theatre group formed in early 1971 in San Francisco by Hibiscus (aka George Harris Jr). They gave spectacular free shows in local theatres and performance spaces in both San Francisco and New York gaining a cult following in the process. The free aspect of the performance referred to both the style and absent admission fee....
Topics: californiarevealed, Angels of Light (Theater group)
Source: U-matic: 1 Tape of 1
Museum of Performance and Design
by Wolf, Kate; Phillips, U. Utah; Demystavision
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A211653 . Kate Wolf and Utah Phillips were a folk singer duo. Kate Wolf was a prominent folk songwriter and singer, born in San Francisco, California and worked primarily in the state until her death at age 44 in 1986. Video by Demystavision. Videographers Bill Bathurst, Ron Blanchette, Jed Handler. Features folk singers Kate Wolf and U. Utah Phillips.
Topics: californiarevealed, Wolf, Kate, Phillips, Utah
Source: U-matic: 1 Tape of 1
Museum of Performance and Design
by Dance Spectrum; Xoregos Dance Company; Demystavision
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A212090 . Xoregos Dance Company (now Xoregos Performing Company) was founded by Shela Xoregos, a dancer, choreographer, and designer and performs "neglected classics and new works of theater, dance, music and poetry" (from Xoregos website) and has performed extensively in San Francisco and Los Angeles, California. Carlos Carvajal is a renowned San Francisco...
Topics: californiarevealed, Carvajal, Carlos, 1931-, Carlos Carvajal's Dance Spectrum, Xoregos Dance...
Source: 1/2 inch videotape: 1 Tape of 1
Museum of Performance and Design
by Dance Spectrum; Demystavision
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A212075 . Carlos Carvajal is a renowned San Francisco Bay Area-based Filipino dancer and choreographer, affiliated with groups such as San Francisco Ballet, his company Dance Spectrum, and World Arts West's Ethnic Dance Festival Video by Demystavision. Videographers Bill Bathurst, Ron Blanchette, Jed Handler. Features Carlos Carvajal's Dance Spectrum in performance.
Topics: californiarevealed, Carvajal, Carlos, 1931-, Carlos Carvajal's Dance Spectrum
Source: 1/2 inch videotape: 1 Tape of 1
Museum of Performance and Design
by Dance Spectrum; Demystavision
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A211681 . Carlos Carvajal is a renowned San Francisco Bay Area-based Filipino dancer and choreographer, affiliated with groups such as San Francisco Ballet, his company Dance Spectrum, and World Arts West's Ethnic Dance Festival Video by Demystavision. Videographers Bill Bathurst, Ron Blanchette, Jed Handler. Dance Spectrum viewing tape. Thurs March 10 1977 / Lisa's...
Topics: californiarevealed, Carvajal, Carlos, 1931-, Carlos Carvajal's Dance Spectrum
Source: U-matic: 1 Tape of 1
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A211886 . Kate Wolf was a prominent folk songwriter and singer, born in San Francisco, California and worked primarily in the state until her death at age 44 in 1986. Video by Demystavision. Videographers Bill Bathurst, Ron Blanchette, Jed Handler. Features Kate Wolf prior to a performance. 1:40 / Intro 5:20 / Kate Leaves 1:30
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Source: Betamax: 1 Tape of 1
Museum of Performance and Design
by Demystavision
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A211737 . May be referring to Angels of Light. The Angels of Light were a free theatre group formed in early 1971 in San Francisco by Hibiscus (aka George Harris Jr). They gave spectacular free shows in local theatres and performance spaces in both San Francisco and New York gaining a cult following in the process. The free aspect of the performance referred to both...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Betamax: 1 Tape of 1
Museum of Performance and Design
by Dance Spectrum; Demystavision
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A211909 . Carlos Carvajal is a renowned San Francisco Bay Area-based Filipino dancer and choreographer, affiliated with groups such as San Francisco Ballet, his company Dance Spectrum, and World Arts West's Ethnic Dance Festival Video by Demystavision. Videographers Bill Bathurst, Ron Blanchette, Jed Handler. Features Carlos Carvajal's Dance Spectrum in performance...
Topics: californiarevealed, Carvajal, Carlos, 1931-, Carlos Carvajal's Dance Spectrum
Source: Betamax: 2 Tapes of 2
Museum of Performance and Design
by San Francisco Mime Troupe; Demystavision
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A212129 . San Francisco Mime Troupe is a prominent "theatre of political satire which performs free shows in various parks in the San Francisco Bay Area and around California. The Troupe does not, however, perform silent mime, but each year creates an original musical comedy that combines aspects of Commedia Dell'Arte, melodrama, and broad farce with topical...
Topics: californiarevealed, San Francisco Mime Troupe
Source: 1/2 inch videotape: 1 Tape of 1
Museum of Performance and Design
by Demystavision
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A211763 . May be an Angels of Light performance. The Angels of Light were a free theatre group formed in early 1971 in San Francisco by Hibiscus (aka George Harris Jr). They gave spectacular free shows in local theatres and performance spaces in both San Francisco and New York gaining a cult following in the process. The free aspect of the performance referred to...
Topics: californiarevealed, Angels of Light (Theater group)
Source: Betamax: 1 Tape of 1
Museum of Performance and Design
by Larry Blackshere Trio; Demystavision
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A212019 . Larry Blackshere was a San Francisco Bay area based jazz musician. Video by Demystavision. Videographers Bill Bathurst, Ron Blanchette, Jed Handler. Features the Larry Blackshere Trio.
Topics: californiarevealed, Blackshere, Larry, Larry Blackshere Trio
Source: U-matic: 1 Tape of 1
Museum of Performance and Design
by Haigood, Joanna; Kahn, Ned; Tomb, Bruce; Randolph, John; Demystavision
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A212201 . Dancer and Choreographer Joanna Haigood co-founded San Francisco-based Zaccho Dance Theatre in 1980. Her work has been commissioned by leading arts presenters such as National Black Arts Festival, the Exploratorium, Capp Street Project, Jacob's Pillow, the San Francisco Art Commission, Montalvo Arts Center and the McColl Center for Visual Art, among others....
Topics: californiarevealed, Haigood, Joanna, Kahn, Ned, Tomb, Bruce, 1958-, Randolph, John, 1957 or 1958-
Source: U-matic: 1 Tape of 1
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Description : Lanny Pinola contributes special knowledge of the male and female forms of the Feather dance. He also contributes his experience of culture context for the Feather dance including appropriate songs and vocal signaling systems, use and crafting of the clapper stick, evolution of costuming, and additional decorative elements. He also contributes his experiences on honoring teachers, dance leaders and the land from a Native-American perspective. Additional Description : Interview...
Topics: californialightandsound, californiapreservationservice, Indians of North America--costumes and...
Source: 4 Tapes of 4: 1/8 inch audio cassette
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A212099 . Julian Theater was a one of the earliest San Francisco-based theatre companies. Director Richard Reineccius played a major role in the San Francisco Bay area midsize theatrical groups and local neighborhood arts programs. With his wife, Reineccius founded the Julian Theater when only two small professional theatrical groups existed in San Francisco. Video...
Topics: californiarevealed, Buenaventura, Enrique, Julian Theater, Theater
Source: 1/2 inch videotape: 3 Tapes of 3
Euphonia / choreography, Lawrence Pech ; music, J. S. Bach ; costumes, Cheryl Koehler ; lighting design, Robert Klemm -- Initiation / choreography, Antonio Castilla ; music, Stephen Kent ; costumes, Ivana Saldana ; lighting design, Robert Klemm -- Spanish song / choreography, Yuri Possokhov ; music, Isaac Albeniz ; costume, Cassandra Carpenter ; lighting design, Robert Klemm -- Newton (three laws of motion) (world premiere) / choreography, Julia Adam ; music, J. S. Bach and W. A, Mozart ;...
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Source: Hi8: 1 Tape of 1
Museum of Performance and Design
by Wolf, Kate; Demystavision
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A211887 . Kate Wolf was a prominent folk songwriter and singer, born in San Francisco, California and worked primarily in the state until her death at age 44 in 1986. Video by Demystavision. Videographers Bill Bathurst, Ron Blanchette, Jed Handler. Features Kate Wolf in performance. 014.035.459: Kate Wolf - Great American Music Hall Concert 1; 014.035.460: Kate Wolf...
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Source: Betamax: 2 Tapes of 2
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by Eureka Theatre; Demystavision
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A211732 . Eureka Theatre was a prominent theatre company based in San Francisco founded by Chris Silva, Robert Woodruff, and Carl Lumbly. From 1972-2013, several prominent playwrights featured their work at Eureka, included the world premiere of the iconic play "Angels in America" by Tony Kushner. Video by Demystavision. Videographers Bill Bathurst, Ron...
Topics: californiarevealed, Keeffe, Barrie, 1945-, Eureka Theatre Company (San Francisco, Calif.)
Source: Betamax: 2 Tapes of 2
Museum of Performance and Design
by Wurschmidt, Sigrid; Di Matteo, Robert; Demystavision
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A211650 . Eureka Theatre was prominent theatre company based in San Francisco founded by Chris Silva, Robert Woodruff, and Carl Lumbly. From 1972-2013, several prominent playwrights featured their work at Eureka, included the world premiere of the iconic play "Angels in America" by Tony Kushner. Sigrid Wurschmidt was a California based actress and a San...
Topics: californiarevealed, Di Matteo, Robert, Wurschmidt, Sigrid
Source: U-matic: 1 Tape of 1
Director : San Francisco Ballet, the oldest professional ballet company in the United States, was the first company to stage a complete version of The Nutcracker in 1944, choreographed by Willam Christensen. The excerpts in this footage are from the third version staged by the company, choreographed by Willam's brother, Lew Christensen, in 1967 (the second version ran from 1954-1966). It was during this time the Nutcracker became an annual San Francisco Ballet tradition. The footage includes...
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Museum of Performance and Design
by Watanabe, June
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Note : Both parts end on frozen frames. Part 2 ends abruptly near beginning of Q&A. Description : Performed at Headlands Center for the Arts. This piece combines elements of Noh and contemporary American dance and was inspired by June Watanabe's six month study in Japan with Noh Master Anshin Uchida. Source : 2 Tapes of 2: MiniDV Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by June Watanabe. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online....
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Museum of Performance and Design
by Snake Theater
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Note : Audio buzz and distortion. No audio until around 00:02:00. Most audio content in left channel only. Right channel audio drops out around 00:22:45 - end. Call Number : 014.035.163 Description : Snake was an experimental performing arts company which produced only original work. It was founded In 1972, in Venice, California, by Co-Directors Laura Farabough and Chris Hardman. After relocating to Northern California, Snake produced many site specific works. Snake's work received national and...
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Museum of Performance and Design
by Bay Area Dance Series; Demystavision
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A212220 . CitiCenter Dance Theatre was founded by dancer and choreographer Halifu Osamare, who also went on to establish the national dance initiative Black Choreographers Moving Toward the 21st Century in San Francisco, Los Angeles and San Diego. The company is based in Oakland, California. Video by Demystavision. Videographers Bill Bathurst, Ron Blanchette, Jed...
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Source: U-matic: 2 Tapes of 2
Museum of Performance and Design
by Angels of Light Free Theater; Demystavision
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A211656 . The Angels of Light were a free theatre group formed in early 1971 in San Francisco by Hibiscus (aka George Harris Jr). They gave spectacular free shows in local theatres and performance spaces in both San Francisco and New York gaining a cult following in the process. The free aspect of the performance referred to both the style and absent admission fee....
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Source: U-matic: 2 Tapes of 2
Museum of Performance and Design
by Alecca, John J.
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Note : Program begins at 00:00:39. Pirates of Penzance ends at 01:55:16. There is no recording from 01:55:17 - 01:55:47, then color bars until 01:56:16, then unrelated ballet content to end. Additional Title : or, The Slave of Duty Description : Lamplighters Music Theatre has been a San Francisco institution for more than 60 years and is recognized as one of the world's pre-eminent Gilbert & Sullivan companies. The Company has won an Emmy Award and numerous local awards and honors. Of the...
Topics: californialightandsound, Opera, Operas--PerformancesLamplighters (Operetta company), Opera Comique...
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by City Celebration, Inc.
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Note : Content is slightly out of focus throughout. Part 1: Tape begins at 01:09, after the color bars. The audio is out of sync at 01:53. Image is very dark. Part 2: Slightly out of focus. Tape stops and starts. Part 3: Tape begins at 01:02, after color bars. Part 4: Tape begins at 01:18, after color bars. Some dropout. Part 5: Tape begins at 01:56, after color bars. Image is very dark. Tape stops and starts. Part 6: Tape begins at 02:34, after color bars. Slightly out of focus. Part 7: Tape...
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Description:  June Watanabe (b. 1939 - ) has created contemporary dance theater works and collaborated with distinguished artists from diverse disciplines including taiko master Seiichi Tanaka and the Kronos Quartet, visual artists like Ruth Asawa and Sandra Woodall, and choreographers Remy Charlip, Alonzo King, and Ed Mock. Her work incorporates and illuminates the Japanese American experience and explores ritualistic formalities, and womanhood. She is the recipient of the NEA's US Japan...
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Museum of Performance and Design
by Hovhaness, Alan, 1911-2000
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Call Number : 995.005.013 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Anna Halprin. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
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Note : Tape begins at 00:27, after the color bars. Image is dark and slightly out of focus. Tape stops and starts. Description : 1. "Bird Run" 1. "E.O. 9066" 3. "Glass Works" Source : 1 Tape of 1: 3/4 inch videotape Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by June Watanabe. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use...
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Museum of Performance and Design
by Snake Theater; Demystavision
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A211866 . Snake was an experimental performing arts company which produced only original work. It was founded In 1972, in Venice, California, by Co-Directors Laura Farabough and Chris Hardman. After relocating to Northern California, Snake produced many site specific works. Snake's work received national and international recognition. It received support from the...
Topics: californiarevealed, Snake Theater, LA Mask Theatre
Source: Betamax: 1 Tape of 1
Museum of Performance and Design
by Dance Spectrum; Demystavision
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A212143 . Carlos Carvajal is a renowned San Francisco Bay Area-based Filipino dancer and choreographer, affiliated with groups such as San Francisco Ballet, his company Dance Spectrum, and World Arts West's Ethnic Dance Festival Video by Demystavision. Videographers Bill Bathurst, Ron Blanchette, Jed Handler. Features Carlos Carvajal's Dance Spectrum in the following...
Topics: californiarevealed, Borowsky, M., Balanchine, George Carvajal, Carlos, 1931-, Mathis, Jean,...
Source: 1/2 inch videotape: 1 Tape of 1
Museum of Performance and Design
by Demystavision
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A212009 . Beyond Analysis was a program sponsored by the California Arts Commission and the Zellerbach Family Fund and housed at the Intersection for the Arts. The Intersection for the Arts, established in 1965, is the oldest nonprofit arts space in San Francisco, producing and presenting new and experimental work in the fields of literature, theater, music, and the...
Topics: californiarevealed, Seago, Howie, Beyond Analysis, Lewis, Vicki, Lilith Theatre, Theatre Unlimited...
Source: U-matic: 2 Tapes of 2
Museum of Performance and Design
by Coates, George; Demystavision
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A211827 . George Coates is an American theatre director most notable for his work with George Coates Performance Works (GCPW), which he founded in 1977 in San Francisco, CA. The company produced over 20 multi-media live performances over a span of 25 years, winning a multitude of awards for its international performances, earning critical acclaim. Video by...
Topics: californiarevealed, Coates, George, 1952-
Source: Betamax: 1 Tape of 1
Museum of Performance and Design
by Mullen, Dennis
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Description : Ruud studied at the Univeristy of Utah Ballet Department under the mentorship of Willam Christensen. He danced with Utah Civic Ballet, currently Ballet West. In 1975 Ruud became a principal dancer with the San Francisco Ballet. Lew Christensen, Willam Christensen, Jeff Friedman, Michael Smuin, Helgi Tomasson are some of the people Ruud talks about in the interview. Ruud died of AIDS-related illnesses in 1994. Additional Description : Interview conducted for the Legacy Oral History...
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Source: 3 Tapes of 3: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Museum of Performance and Design
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Series Title : Performing Arts Profile Description : California-born Evelyn Cisneros was a prima ballerina with San Francisco Ballet for 23 years and was one of the company's most popular and acclaimed dancers. Call Number : 995.052.0118 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Alan Farley. Alan Farley has given the Museum of Performance + Design permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Museum of Performance and Design
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Spalding Gray performing his monologue "India and After" and interview with Theodore Shank. Spalding Gray was a well-known writer and actor and remains a subject of study and interest. He was especially known for his monologues, such as "India and After" (presented here). As he left actor groups in New York in 1980 to pursue his monologue work, this may be one of the earliest recordings of this specific work and one of the earliest recordings of him performing in California,...
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Source: U-matic: 3 Tapes of 3
Note: Some static in soundtrack; audio cuts out very briefly in places throughout. Description:  This recording features three pieces: Hagoromo performed by Noh Master Anshin Uchida; Falling Man choreographed and performed by Watanabe; Deai choreographed by Watanabe with Noh Master Uchida.  Source:  1 Tape of 1: VHS Digitized by the  California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Museum of Performance and Design
by Antenna Theater; Demystavision
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A211877 . Antenna Theater of Sausalito, California is a non-profit arts organization which creates original work in many disciplines. Artistic Director Chris Hardman founded Antenna in 1980 to experiment with the essential dynamics of sound, sculpture and live performance. Antenna has brought its unique combination of sound, image, and movement to adventurous San...
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Source: Betamax: 1 Tape of 1
Museum of Performance and Design
by Pocket Opera
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Note : Program begins at 00:00:39 after color bars. Call Number : 992.161.180 Source : 1 Tape of 1: ED-Beta Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Pocket Opera. Pocket Opera has given the Museum of Performance + Design permission to provided access tot he digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be...
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Museum of Performance and Design
by Friedman, Jeff
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Description : Dean Goodman is an actor, director and theatre critic in the Bay Area. His acting career took him to Hollywood, Broadway and on a tour of the United States and Canada. He was acclaimed for his Shakespearian roles. He also performed in musical comedies, in films (Coppola's Tucker, among others), and in television. To recognize the work of other theater professionals in the Bay Area, Goodman created the Dean Goodman Choice Awards. Also, he has been involved in various writing...
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Source: 3 Tapes of 3: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Museum of Performance and Design
by Pocket Opera
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Note : Audio under color bars until program begins at 00:00:40. Dropout throughout due to deterioration of original tape. Call Number : 993.090.66 Source : 1 Tape of 1: ED-Beta Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Pocket Opera. Pocket Opera has given the Museum of Performance + Design permission to provided access tot he digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright...
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Museum of Performance and Design
by World Arts West; Demystavision
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A212135 . Started in 1978, the San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival is the first multicultural, city-sponsored ethnic dance festival in America. These recordings are from the inaugural presentation of the festival, which continues to present day. Video by Demystavision. Videographers Bill Bathurst, Ron Blanchette, Jed Handler. Likely features the Ethnic Dance Festival
Topics: californiarevealed, World Arts West, San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival
Source: 1/2 inch videotape: 1 Tape of 1
Museum of Performance and Design
by Lesbian/Gay Chorus of San Francisco; Demystavision
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A212230 . The Lesbian Gay Chorus of San Francisco, founded in 1980, is the oldest established self-identified LGBT mixed chorus in the United States. They perform in San Francisco regularly and have toured nationally and internationally. Menage is an octet within this group, which also had the honor of being the only vocal group from the Bay Area to perform at the...
Topics: californiarevealed, Gay choirs, Lesbian choirs, Ward, Bill, Thompson, David, Sotak, Paul, Rohde,...
Source: U-matic: 2 Tapes of 2
Museum of Performance and Design
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Additional Title : Remy Charlip: dancer, choreographer and teacher, actor and director, designer and visual artist, author and illustrator, and beloved friend: a creative life, 1929-present Description : The interview begins with Remy Charlip's aesthetic, family life, and current projects. Major topics of discussion include first contacts with creativity, meeting and working with Merce Cunningham, integrating life and creativity, life as working dancer, early oppertunities in New York,...
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Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Museum of Performance and Design
by City Celebration, Inc.
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Note : Content is slightly out of focus at times. Part 1: Tape begins at 00:58, after the color bars. Part 2: Tape begins at 00:37, after color bars. Part 3: Tape begins at 01:37, after the color bars. Some dropout. Part 4: Tape begins at 00:52, after the color bars. Part 5: Content cuts off color bars at 00:49. The tape begins to break up at 01:01:00-end of content. Part 6: Tape begins at 00:51, after the color bars. Call Number : EDF 87.6-7; EDF 87.8-9; EDF 87.10-11 Source : 6 Tapes of 6: 3/4...
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Museum of Performance and Design
by Bay Area Dance Series; Demystavision
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A212221 . Bay Area Dance Series highlighted various groups in the San Francisco Bay Area, such as the Tango/Argentina Folk Ballet, which performed as part of this year's series opening night. Video by Demystavision. Videographers Bill Bathurst, Ron Blanchette, Jed Handler. 1988 Bay Area Dance Series featuring Tango/Argentina Folk Ballet. Master stereo NTSC Color
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Source: U-matic: 1 Tape of 1
Museum of Performance and Design
by Snake Theatre; Demystavision
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A211666 . Snake was an experimental performing arts company which produced only original work. It was founded In 1972, in Venice, California, by Co-Directors Laura Farabough and Chris Hardman. Snake relocated to Northern California performing many site specific works. Snake's work received national and international recognition and support from the National Endowment...
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Source: U-matic: 1 Tape of 1
Museum of Performance and Design
by Demystavision
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A211760 . May be an Angels of Light performance. The Angels of Light were a free theatre group formed in early 1971 in San Francisco by Hibiscus (aka George Harris Jr). They gave spectacular free shows in local theatres and performance spaces in both San Francisco and New York gaining a cult following in the process. The free aspect of the performance referred to...
Topics: californiarevealed, Angels of Light (Theater group)
Source: Betamax: 1 Tape of 1
Museum of Performance and Design
by Montoya, Rosa; Demystavision
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A212237 . Rosa Montoya is a Flamenco dancer and teacher who settled in San Francisco in the 1960s, where she founded her school and the Bailes Flamencos, the latter of which has performed in the San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival several times, including its inaugural festival in 1978. Video by Demystavision. Videographers Bill Bathurst, Ron Blanchette, Jed Handler....
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Source: U-matic: 2 Tapes of 2
Museum of Performance and Design
by Bay Area Dance Series; Demystavision
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A212222 . Co-founded by Deborah Vaughan (now Artistic Director) in Oakland, California, Dimensions Dance Theater is known for its presentation of both traditional dances and contemporary choreography drawn from African, Jazz, and Modern dance idioms. The diversity and inclusiveness of DDT's repertoire is unique to the company, and has contributed to its reputation...
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Source: U-matic: 1 Tape of 1
Museum of Performance and Design
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A212178 . Deborah Slater in a San Francisco Bay Area-based choreographer and teacher. She is the Artistic Director of the Deborah Slater Dance Theatre and has collaborated with several California-based theatre groups, such as Magic Theatre, Theatreworks, Traveling Jewish Theatre, among others. The Intersection for the Arts, established in 1965, is the oldest...
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Source: U-matic: 1 Tape of 1
Museum of Performance and Design
by Bulitt, Patricia
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Description : Guimaraes was born in Brazil but emigrated to America in 1977. He taught dance in the Bay Area. He introduced his native dance, Frevo, which has its origins in the Capoeira martial art form. He performed locally in carnival festivals and toured Europe and South America. He performed briefly with choreographer Jamie Miller, contributing his own choreographic blend of Afro-Brazilian and jazz dance forms. Guimares died in 1993 of AIDS-related conditions. Additional Description :...
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Source: 6 Tapes of 6: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Museum of Performance and Design
by Susa, Conrad
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Call Number : 014.019.0012
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audiotape
Museum of Performance and Design
by Sharrar, Jack F., 1949-
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Description : After graduating from Brown University, William Paterson served with the army in Europe during World War II. After the war Mr. Paterson joined the Cleveland Playhouse. He left the Playhouse at the invitation of ACT founder William Ball in 1967. He remained a member of ACT's acting ensemble for 30 years. Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Museum of Performance and Design. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use...
Topics: californialightandsound, californiapreservationservice, Actors, Acting, Paterson, William, Ball,...
Source: 4 Tapes of 4: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Museum of Performance and Design
by Kerwin, James; Reynolds, Jim; Demystavision
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A212028 . Concert was part of the Jazz Inside/out Concerts series held at the Julia Morgan Center in Berkeley California, which featured San Francisco Bay-Area based performers. Video by Demystavision. Videographers Bill Bathurst, Ron Blanchette, Jed Handler. Features James Kerwin and Jim Reynolds in concert at the Julia Morgan Center Master
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Source: U-matic: 1 Tape of 1
Museum of Performance and Design
by San Francisco Ballet; Los Angeles Olympics Committee
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Call Number : POS93000393 This company plays an important role in the history of performing arts in California and continues to have a lasting impact. As the company continued to garner acclaim, Margot Fonteyn and Rudolf Nureyev, the top dancers of the time, came to San Francisco for a special performance with the company. Digitized by California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Fonteyn, Margot, 1919-1991, Nureyev, Rudolf, 1938-1993, San Francisco Ballet
Source: 1 Page of 1: Poster (13.5 x 21.5 in)
Museum of Performance and Design
by San Francisco Ballet
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Poster promoting San Francisco Ballet in Lew Christensen's "Nutcracker" and "Beauty and the Beast". For several years, these ballets were paired together for the holiday season. Digitized by California Revealed .
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Source: 1 Page of 1: Poster (13.5 x 21.5 in)
Museum of Performance and Design
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Description : Barbara Oliver is an award-winning actress and director. She has recieved numerous Bay Area Theatre Critics Circle awards--including the first Barbara Bladen Porter award. In the late 1980s and early '90s, Oliver was acting mostly at Berkeley Repertory Theatre. Oliver and her friend, novelist Dorothy Bryant, discussed producing a solo performance, Dear Master, an adaptation of Gustave Flaubert and George Sands's correspondences. They debuted it in 1991, and in 1992 Dear Master was...
Topics: californialightandsound, californiapreservationservice, Actors--California--Berkeley, Theatrical...
Source: 5 Tapes of 5: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Museum of Performance and Design
by Demystavision
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A211969 . Demystavision was a videographer company with local San Francisco Bay Area-based videographers Bill Bathurst, Ron Blanchette, and Jed Handler. Their collection of recordings from the 1970s to the 1990s capture a variety of San Francisco Bay Area performances, festivals, concerts lectures, and installations, among others, allowing access to works and...
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Source: 1/2 inch videotape: 1 Tape of 1
Museum of Performance and Design
by San Francisco Ballet
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Call Number : 007.074.020 1995 San Francisco Ballet put on an innovative festival, UNited We Dance, to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the United Nations Charter. Multiple ballet companies across the world were invited to perform as part of the multi-day event. Participating companies alongside San Francisco Ballet included Aterballetto, The Australian Ballet, Ballet British Columbia, The Bolshoi Ballet, Dutch National Ballet, Leipzig Ballet, The National Ballet of Caracas, National Ballet...
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Source: 1 Page of 1: Poster (16 x 24 in)
Museum of Performance and Design
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Description : Ruth Hatfield, a modern dancer, choreographer and dance educator, talks about her life and career in dance. Martha Graham, Anna Halprin, Hanya Holm, Louis Horst, Doris Humphrey, Nik Krevitsky, Jose Limon, Gertrude Lippincott, and Bernice Van Gelder are some of the people Hatfield talks about. Additional Description : Interview conducted for the Legacy Oral History Project. Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Museum of Performance and Design. Transmission or reproduction of...
Topics: californialightandsound, californiapreservationservice, Dance--Study and teaching, Dance teachers,...
Source: 13 Tapes of 13: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Museum of Performance and Design
by Snake Theater; Demystavision; Farabaugh, Susan Mary, 1953-; Hardman, Chris
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A211894 . Snake was an experimental performing arts company which produced only original work. It was founded In 1972, in Venice, California, by Co-Directors Laura Farabough and Chris Hardman. After relocating to Northern California, Snake created a major new location piece called Auto, which was performed at an abandoned Mohawk gas station in Sausalito. Ride...
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Source: Betamax: 1 Tape of 1
Museum of Performance and Design
by Snake Theater; Demystavision
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://californiarevealed.org/islandora/object/cavpp%3A211871 . Snake was an experimental performing arts company which produced only original work. It was founded In 1972, in Venice, California, by Co-Directors Laura Farabough and Chris Hardman. After relocating to Northern California, Snake produced many site specific works. Snake's work received national and international recognition. It received support from the...
Topics: californiarevealed, Snake Theater, Hardman, Chris, Farabough, Laura
Source: Betamax: 1 Tape of 1